Police Department


The Russell Springs Police Department is dedicated to building a strong community, by establishing partnerships with our citizens.  We are committed to exemplary service to those that we serve and we are committed to making OUR city a better place to live, work, shop, go to school and raise families. Our duty is always: to Serve and Protect, but also to take the lead in making Our city a better place to live.

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Russell Springs Police Department
487 Main Street
Russell Springs, KY 42642

P.O. Box 570

(270) 866-3636 office

(270) 866-3484 office



Interim Chief Mellissa K. Taylor


Office Manager Amy R. Shirley



Detective Sergeant Chasity A. Shirley 


Patrol Sergeant Robert A. Pritchard 



Patrol Sergeant Nathan E. Antle


Patrol Officer Matthew P. Parrish 


Patrol Officer Lucas A. Justice 



Patrol Officer Jeremie S. West 


School Resource Officer Clete McAninch